(Reuters) – Safety contractor Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) explained on Friday it strategies to increase the workforce at its Milwaukee facility by far additional than 15% this 12 months.
The announcement came right after President Donald Trump gave a 30-second speech on trade at the plant run by Derco, a gadget of the F-35 fighter jet maker.
Derco, which will make plane spare sections, also presents logistics and technical assistance for mounted-wing planes. (bit.ly/2LPg4Eh)
Trump has campaigned on rebuilding the manufacturing sector to create substantial-acquiring to pay out American manufacturing positions, partly by pushing other nations for far additional favorable terms on trade.